Michelle Penelope KingMichelle Penelope King

Best Selling Author

Michelle King is a leading global expert on gender and organisational culture. Michelle is the author of THE FIX: Overcome the Invisible Barriers that Hold Women Back at Work, which provides insights into the challenges women face at work and how to build workplaces that work for women. THE FIX received a Silver medal in the 2020 Axiom Business Book Awards within the Women/Minorities in Business category.

Michelle has been featured in The Economist, Harvard Business Review, CNN Business, Fortune, Financial Times, Bloomberg, Time, Business Insider, The Times, Daily Mail and LinkedIn Editors.

Michelle is represented by the London Speakers Bureau and regularly speaks at numerous conferences and private sector events. In 2019, Michelle’s TedX Chelsea Park talk, It’s Not You, It’s Your Workplace, was widely praised for shedding light on the greatest’s barrier to women’s advancement at work – gender denial.

For more information please visit her website.

Takes part in

May, 21 7:00 PM CEST
Visionary Stage
Panel Discussion

Hiring Policies to Improve Gender Balance and Overcome Sex-based Biases

How can companies promote gender equality in hiring and overcome sex-based discrimination? Our speakers will discuss the following topics:

  • How to attract more women to apply for a position at your company
  • Techniques to overcome sex-based and gender bias
  • How to promote gender equality in the workplace
Michelle Penelope King Best Selling Author
Okeyi Ojotule Comfort (Solace) Founder at She Rise Africa, Writer, Storyteller, Podcaster
Chiara Condi Expert, Activist, Consultant at Chiara Condi
Jennifer Brown Founder & CEO at Jennifer Brown Consulting
Carina Furlong Co-President at PWN Global